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Icehouse Lights

Winner of the 1981 Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. "David Wojahn's poems concern themselves with emotive basics: leaving home, watching those we love age and die, the inescapable drone of our mortality. Yet as poems, they...

May 1, 1982, Hardcover, $16.00

Walking Toward the Sun

Edward Weismiller; Foreword by W. S. Merwin

In 1936, twenty-year-old Edward Weismiller became the youngest poet to win the prestigious Yale Series of Younger Poets prize. Today, more than sixty years later, he retains that distinction. Yale University Press here...

April 10, 2002, Paper, $16.00

The Lady in the Painting

Fred Fang-Yu Wang

A well-known chinese folktale is retold here within the limits of an elementary 300 character vocabulary.  Yale and Pinyin romanization with Traditional characters.  An excellent text for beginning Chinese students.

March 11, 1969, Paper, $16.00


Sean Singer; Foreword by W.S. Merwin

This year’s winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition is Sean Singer’s Discography. Playful, experimental, jazz-influenced, the poems in this book delight in sound and approach the more...

November 10, 2002, Paper, $16.00

Ultima Thule

Davis McCombs; Foreword by W.S. Merwin

2000 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist for Poetry   This year’s winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition is Davis McCombs’s Ultima Thule, which was acclaimed as “a book of...

March 11, 2000, Paper, $16.00

Tamoxifen and Breast Cancer

Michael W. DeGregorio and Valerie J. Wiebe

Tamoxifen is one of the most widely prescribed drugs used to prevent the recurrence of breast cancer. A nonsteroidal antiestrogen, it has been successful in treating postmenopausal women at nearly all stages of breast cancer....

November 10, 1999, Paper, $16.00

Fallen Angels

Harold Bloom; Illuminations by Mark Podwal

Harold Bloom, our preeminent literary critic, essays to explain the meaning of angels in world literature In this lovely gift book published for the holiday season, Harold Bloom again combines his...

October 30, 2007, Cloth, $16.00

The Elements of Learning

James M. Banner and Harold C. Cannon

This engaging and helpful book is both a thoughtful celebration of the learning process and a practical guide to becoming a better student. Written by the authors of the acclaimed Elements of Teaching, it is designed...

August 11, 2001, Paper, $16.00

The Lair

Norman Manea; Translated by Oana Sânziana Marian

Now available for the first time in English, Manea's acclaimed novel of émigrés in America, free yet imprisoned by the past Norman Manea, Romania's most famous contemporary author, twice has survived the...

October 22, 2013, PB-with Flaps, $16.00

Reflections on Espionage

The Question of Cupcake

John Hollander; With a new Introduction and Annotations by the author

This book-length poem by one of the major poets of our era is structured as a series of messages transmitted by a master spy to the director of spy operations and to a number of his fellow spies. The spy speaks of his own...

November 10, 1999, Paper, $16.00